Diverse Characters In Learning Scenarios

Experiencing eLearning

Diversity is good for business and for society as a whole. An informal poll in a LinkedIn group showed that most IDs and eLearning developers are already trying to represent diversity in race in the images in their courses. This can be a challenge with stock photos.

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100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

Just upload a photo or a gradient as a source and let them do the rest. Photos & Graphics. New Old Stock – a collection of vintage photos from public archives. Moose by Icons8 — Interesting new option for free stock photos that match each other [link] You can even download them all as a big.zip file. Findshot – Yet another great looking resource for free stock photos. Gradients Guru – Pick a gradient and add your photo for great-looking, dead-simple results.

12 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 26

Upside Learning

Listed here are some key points that make a good app great, what differentiates one photo app from another photo app, to become a top seller on a mobile app store. For Small Businesses, Work Is Increasingly Mobile (And It Pays). Digital devices are reshaping our lives and how.

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What I Learned at LSCon

Experiencing eLearning

Even without xAPI, you can get other data from Slack, like how many emojis were used to answer a poll. That’s a nice business goal, but what does that mean for measurable performance? Julie shared her “photo test” for identifying behaviors. What would that behavior look like if you took a photo or video of it? Photos. I had a great experience at the eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions Conference last week.

Getting The Most Out Of Your LMS

Upside Learning

They’re particularly convenient in today’s busy and international workplace. It also allows you to share photos and videos with other users leading to collaborative learning. What is a Learning Management System used for? Administration. Documentation.

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The 10 Commandments of Microblogging

E-Learning Provocateur

Loads of new people from disparate areas of the business communicating and collaborating with one other, usually for the first time ever? Thou shalt use a real profile photo. We’re busy people. When running a poll, thou shalt include all the options.

The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals: 16 Golden Tips to Follow

Trivantis

In fact, it is quite common; people share their personal photos and stories with their colleagues, and they often comment on their friends’ pages about their jobs. These photos are better shared with only your real life friends. Use polls and reviews.

6 Mobile Learning Trends That Grew in 2012

Bottom-Line Performance

There are thousands of apps available for the classroom that teach math, language, and even handwriting, and text message polls that encourage class participation. With smart phone use on the rise, businesses would be absurd not to use this to their advantage.

Make Employee Training Effective With These Online Quiz Maker Hacks

ProProfs

Businesses are constantly looking for new ways to improve their employee training with new practices, software tools, etc. Interactive content – This instruction gives employees tasks to complete such as taking a Quiz or Poll , or might engage in community boards or gameplay.

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The 10 Commandments of Microblogging

E-Learning Provocateur

Loads of new people from disparate areas of the business communicating and collaborating with one other, usually for the first time ever? Thou shalt use a real profile photo. We’re busy people. When running a poll, thou shalt include all the options.

Taking a Blended Approach to Workplace Training

Abreon

Photos and Illustrations – Digital platforms present information visually which greatly improves comprehensions and retention. Whether printed or in electronic form on a tablet, documents can be read almost anywhere and are an effective resource for busy employees.

Innovative LMS Features: Real or Hype?

Talented Learning

The important thing is to evaluate new functionality through the lens of your specific business priorities and your ability to measure the payback on your investment. Driving backend analytics for surveys, test items, content usage and advanced learning/business data analysis.

How You Can Use Social Learning To Engage Your Learners

EI Design

82% of businesses that use Social technology want to use them in the future (Accenture). According to a Stanford research, 45% of their physicians benefited from social learning in a medical photo-sharing app for doctors as a patient care related study aid (Stanford Medicine). Polls.

Joe Sabia – opening keynote at Brainshark #sharkmeet12

Learning Visions

What could be transferred to business communications? Huge headline, big photos. The mullet approach to news – business up front, party at the bottom. tests, evals, url slides, polls. In the first comment for a photo, you click a link to go off…. Kineo. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. Joe Sabia – opening keynote at Brainshark #sharkmeet12. Video maker. TED Talk. link]. Joe follows viral culture. From the world of viral video?

Why a Great LMS Is an Invaluable Recruiting Tool

TalentLMS

One thing employees want – across all generations, according to Harvard Business Review – is meaningful work. Millennials, in particular, are drawn to development: 87 percent said it was important to them in a 2016 Gallup poll.

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Top Social Learning LMS Features

Talented Learning

But how are these new social business behaviors influencing social learning features of today’s learning management systems (LMS)? But now, progressive LMS vendors are leveraging the recent business culture shift toward social media to fulfill the promise of social learning.

Flickring about

Learning with e's

I've been playing around with Flickr during my holiday, and I'm quite impressed at how quickly you can upload images, tag them, geomap them (locate photos on a map to show where they were taken) and publicise them to all and sundry.

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Small Things Can Help Improve Employee Work Engagement

DigitalChalk eLearning

Employee satisfaction and feelings of self-worth are more important to the success of a business now more than ever before. However, a recent Gallup poll showed that more than half of the employees across the country are not engaged with their work.

What are Flashcards and why they are a good tool for mobile learning?

Disprz

If I show you the image of Eiffel Tower, what’s the first thing that will come to your mind after seeing the photo? This is also the reason why popular gamified learning platforms like Disprz frequently use quizzes and polls during and after the learning sessions.

What are Flashcards and why they are a good tool for mobile learning?

Disprz

If I show you the image of Eiffel Tower, what’s the first thing that will come to your mind after seeing the photo? This is also the reason why popular gamified learning platforms like Disprz frequently use quizzes and polls during and after the learning sessions.

Our Essential iOS Apps

E-learning Uncovered

You can dock the tool palettes on the iPad and have the entire PC screen available to you for your photo. This app is a fantastic tool for students or business. But you can still host and manage meetings from either device and fully collaborate using whiteboards, polls, and chats.

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Facebook for e-Learning

eFront

On a class group page you can add links, videos, discussion threads, photos, create events and send group messages. 2 ) Interactions between Learner and Instructor SurveyGizmo You can create surveys, polls and quizzes and send them to your classmates on Facebook.

PowerPoint: Sites for Slide Sharing (Say that 5 Times Fast)

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I don't necessarily have a problem paying for this, particularly if I'd be using the site for business needs-but I can get this same functionality for free from other sites, so I don't see much logic in paying for it on a site I'm not otherwise in love with. You can also add a poll or survey question slide as well as individual video, URL, document, PPT, and photo slides.

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5 Building Blocks to Better Beginnings with Carmen Taran

Learning Visions

Tuesday nights, between 6-9 Think about your own business content – is there something surprising you can show at the beginning to get people’s attention. She took the first text entries and then created an on the fly poll out of them so participants could vote.

Online Educa Berlin 2014 Conference Review #OEB14

eLearning 24-7

If you are an e-learning vendor in the higher education space and doing or planning on doing business in Europe, this is the place to be. There was a business card to take – plenty where still there when I walked by at the end of the day. Speaking.

BLOG: Unicorn Spring Client Day - Follow It Here.

Unicorn Training

Filming' - take photos of flat images to create film.Now it's over the room to try.Everyone has been given a script.From the floor asking people to brainstorm what ideas could relate to key words from the script. Learning Lounge - using video content management system to host 'taster' videos, quizzes, polls based on this RTE appClydesdale Bank case study - content curationStarted project with Unicorn in April 2015. Unicorn Spring Client Forum - live blogMorning all!

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The Latest: Rapid Content Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

Assessment/Survey/Polls – If your product doesn’t have it – you need it. However, the ability to do real time via mobile – i.e. ask question, people in the room respond – real time polling – hasn’t caught on yet in this space. When the market data is validating that people are not using BBs even in the business world, why would you believe otherwise? Growing is what business is all about.

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

She’s a Berkman Fellow and at the Harvard Business School. Photo by Aussiegal. LCT Poll. I have a quick Twitter poll – I’m considering offering a MOOC in logic and critical thinking starting in September. Business+MOOCs. Business+ MOOCs.

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E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

Provides social learning features including shoutbox, photos, discussion boards, blogs, events, polls, articles. It’s a business marketplace for buyers and sellers. Classroom 6.1 – virtual classroom: VOIP, MP3 & MP4 downloads, breakout rooms, single and multi-way video, classroom management, including uploading content, polls, quizzes, surveys, follow the presenter, public and private chat, supports any web cam. I love innovation.

What Can You Expect in 2013?

CLO Magazine

Using personal phones, participants accessed QR codes to sign in for class attendance and to access interest polls. According to a December 2011 issue of Business Insider, the mobile apps analytics firm Distimo said many popular apps were games such as Angry Birds, social networking such as Facebook, Skype and Twitter, and other content such as Google Maps and iBooks. The focus isn’t just on the learner, it’s on the business.

E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

Unicorn Training

You do not want to switch, but your current LMS, doesn’t have the social learning or any social learning features I need or want.Attaches to your current Legacy LMSProvides social learning features including shoutbox, photos, discussion boards, blogs, events, polls, articlesWorks seemliness – end user has no idea it is actually another system attached to yoursSkinned to match the customer’s look in your systemAdministration functions include ability to turn on all features or some features etc.

Accelerate the Leadership Engine

CLO Magazine

Employees were comfortable using online platforms for learning and conducting daily business. Although they work across different functions, it was critical the high potentials learn a consistent set of leadership skills and competencies rooted in the core principles that guide the business. They can ask questions, interact using tools such as virtual white boards and participant polls, work in small groups and participate in role plays.

Learning Management Systems that kick ass: Cornerstone OnDemand

Janet Clarey

features (blogs, wikis, syndication, surveys/polls, discussion forums, tag clouds, file/document/video/podcast libraries, etc.). The following are some of Cornerstone's explicit business cases for social networking in talent management: § Employee onboarding - Cornerstone Connect takes the strategic onboarding process to its full potential by including the element of socialization - cited by Aberdeen as being a critical component.

Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

New Webinar: Overcoming the Top 10 Objections to Social Learning - Engaged Learning , April 3, 2009 photo credit: youngthousands ( WEBINAR REGISTRATION LINK ) This one is going to be good! (As She is in a graduate school program and is a great self-directed learner: I’m learning about things like instructional theories, learning theories, how to tie learning to performance, how to tie learning to business requirements, and ways to measure all these things.

Breakthrough eLearning: Respect Different Ways of Learning

Breakthrough eLearning

Interestingly, when we polled webinar participants today, asking them how they preferred to learn in a number of specific circumstances, most responded that they were visual learners. Lets do away with the mind-numbing text dumps and introduce graphics and photos and videos when appropriate (a picture worth a thousand words, and all that). How to Grow Your eLearning Business What is Real Interaction?

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